Zero Emission Credits

Public Act 99-0906 (the “Future Energy Jobs Bill”) was signed into law on December 7, 2016 and became effective June 1, 2017. This legislation calls for the procurement of Zero Emission Credits from zero emission facilities in an amount approximately equal to 16% of the electricity delivered by the utilities calendar year in 2014 for AIC and ComEd, and 16% of the power and energy procured by the IPA for the 2016-2017 delivery year for MEC. This procurement event is held through the Zero Emission Credits RFP or “ZEC RFP”.

Information regarding bidder eligibility is on the IPA website and linked below.

You may register to receive announcements for the procurement events under the Zero Emission Credits RFP through the Register Page by selecting the “ZECs” option.